Samsung Electronics

Over 2.5 million people use Samsung Pay: Company official

Over 2.5 million people use Samsung Pay: Company official

Babbar, quoting GFK Data (a research agency), said the company clocked market share of 47 per cent in the overall smartphone segment as of September.

Nov 09, 2017, 19:03 PM IST
Samsung launches Android Oreo beta update for Galaxy S8, S8+

Samsung launches Android Oreo beta update for Galaxy S8, S8+

"Samsung Experience" 9.0 is based on the latest version of the OS built on the Android Oreo UI and UX and will feature on the next flagship Galaxy device.

Nov 03, 2017, 13:23 PM IST
Apple, Samsung to face each other over design patent infringement case

Apple, Samsung to face each other over design patent infringement case

US federal judge has ordered a new trial to determine how much Samsung Electronics Co should pay Apple Inc for copying the look of the iPhone.

Oct 24, 2017, 08:27 AM IST
Samsung predicts three-fold rise in Q3 operating profit

Samsung predicts three-fold rise in Q3 operating profit

Samsung did not announce the performance estimates of each business division, although the chip business is anticipated to have played a key role in the record-beating report. 

Oct 13, 2017, 13:24 PM IST
Flagship smartphones to compete over high-end cameras

Flagship smartphones to compete over high-end cameras

Samsung Electronics showcased the Galaxy Note 8 last month, which marked its first flagship to introduce a dual-lens camera on the back. The Galaxy Note 8 has a wide-angle and telephoto lens, both with a resolution of 12MP.

Sep 04, 2017, 17:04 PM IST

Prosecutors appeal against ruling on Samsung heir

Prosecutors on Tuesday demanded a harsher punishment for the heir to the Samsung empire, appealing against a court ruling that sentenced him to five years in prison for bribery.

Aug 29, 2017, 15:50 PM IST
Samsung undecided on local pricing of Galaxy Note 8

Samsung undecided on local pricing of Galaxy Note 8

Industry watchers earlier expected the local price tag will hover above 1 million won ($892), Yonhap news agency reported.

Aug 28, 2017, 16:33 PM IST
Samsung scion Lee appeals against 5-year jail term for bribery

Samsung scion Lee appeals against 5-year jail term for bribery

A defence lawyer for Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee has filed an appeal against the five-year jail term he was given for bribery and other charges, the Seoul Central District Court`s website said on Monday.

Aug 28, 2017, 10:41 AM IST
'Mobile phone displays to overtake TV screens in 2017'

'Mobile phone displays to overtake TV screens in 2017'

While mobile phone-related displays have surged forward, sales of TV screens contracted roughly 8 per cent per year during that same 2010-2016 period, Yonhap reported.

Aug 27, 2017, 15:14 PM IST
Verdict for Samsung heir weighs on telecom giant

Verdict for Samsung heir weighs on telecom giant

The heir to the Samsung empire faces the verdict in his corruption trial Friday, which threatens to leave the world`s biggest smartphone maker rudderless for more than a decade.

Aug 23, 2017, 12:00 PM IST
South Korea prosecutors seek 12-year jail term for Samsung scion Jay Y. Lee

South Korea prosecutors seek 12-year jail term for Samsung scion Jay Y. Lee

The court ruling is expected before August 27, when Lee`s current period of detention ends. Other charges he faces include wrongfully transferring assets overseas and hiding the proceeds of a crime. 

Aug 07, 2017, 14:23 PM IST
Samsung's Q2 net profit hits record high

Samsung's Q2 net profit hits record high

South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics on Thursday reported a second quarter net profit of 11 trillion won ($9 billion), up 89 per cent year-on-year, the company said in a statement here.

Jul 27, 2017, 09:06 AM IST
Samsung takes aim at TSMC with plans to triple chip foundry market share

Samsung takes aim at TSMC with plans to triple chip foundry market share

Samsung Electronics plans to triple the market share of its contract chip manufacturing business within the next five years by aggressively adding clients, a senior company executive said, as it targets new growth drivers for the chips business.

Jul 24, 2017, 16:03 PM IST

Park Geun-Hye refuses order to testify in Samsung heir's trial

South Korea's disgraced former president Park Geun-Hye on Wednesday again refused to testify in the corruption trial of the heir to the Samsung business empire, citing poor health.

Jul 19, 2017, 16:32 PM IST
Samsung Electronics expects record-high Q2 profits

Samsung Electronics expects record-high Q2 profits

Samsung Electronics expects profits to soar 72 percent in the second quarter to a record high, it said on Friday, as it moves on from a recall debacle thanks to rising memory chip prices and increased demand for smartphones.

Jul 07, 2017, 09:56 AM IST
Samsung unveils redesigned version of flawed Galaxy Note

Samsung unveils redesigned version of flawed Galaxy Note

This new modified version, Galaxy Note FE (Fan Edition) goes on sale on Friday in South Korea, with a price tag of 699,600 won.

Jul 06, 2017, 12:58 PM IST
Samsung on track to take Intel's chip crown with record second-quarter earnings

Samsung on track to take Intel's chip crown with record second-quarter earnings

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is expected to report its best-ever quarterly profit in the second quarter, with soaring memory chip sales pushing it past Intel Corp as the biggest semiconductor maker by revenue for the first time.

Jul 05, 2017, 09:18 AM IST
Samsung to relaunch Galaxy Note 7 on July 7

Samsung to relaunch Galaxy Note 7 on July 7

A total of 400,000 units of the refurbished smartphone, named the Galaxy Note 7 Fan Edition, will go on sale at around $600, according to a company statement.

Jul 02, 2017, 16:24 PM IST
Samsung to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7

Samsung to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7

The refurbished Galaxy Note FE handset will go on sale on July 7, company sources confirmed on Tuesday.

Jun 27, 2017, 15:51 PM IST
Samsung sells over 10 million Galaxy S8

Samsung sells over 10 million Galaxy S8

Samsung Electronics has sold over 10 million of its Galaxy S8 and S8 plus smartphones in less than a month.

May 17, 2017, 16:04 PM IST